I'm a bit skint right now, so I'll be making a valentine for my valentine, but if you've got a little cash and a lot of love, express yourself with a one-of-a-kind, totally customizable, just-for-your-true-love work of art...
One of the best things about moving for graduate school was the opportunity to have my own place since I've always lived with roommates. My little apartment has some issues (those cracks along the windows, yikes) but I like it quite a lot and I'm slowly making it my own.
Looking for fresh ideas for your walls this year? You might already have enough canvases and frames adorning your home's flat surfaces, so why not make your rooms pop with something 3D and textured? We've found ten projects that will give your walls a tactile edge.
As part of my January Cure this month, I'm hoping to pull my place together with a few finishing touches, starting with the bathroom. While searching for inspiration I found myself drawn to these images.
Last year this time, Nancy published a great post featuring 10 fun and funky ways to rethink the gallery wall. Because it's an awesome way to add a big stretch of art to a wall in an affordable way (hello not having to invest in huge art) but because it's something you see in lots of interiors, here are eight more funky ideas to keep your gallery walls fresh in 2014.
Think kid rooms are the only spaces where clever, playful ideas can fit in? These ideas might have originally been intended for the delight and use of kiddos, but could easily be adapted to more grown-up spaces. And who couldn't use a little more fun and function in their interiors?
I was visiting a new friend's home for the first time recently and my favorite personal touch was that she had framed and hung a series of her son's superhero drawings. Not only did they look great, I'm sure it made her son feel great seeing them gracing the family's walls. I resolved to do something similar at home as a way to honor my son and show him that he is as important as anyone else who lives here, even if I don't let him pick out the new curtains.